Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Keeping warming within the 2°C limit after Copenhagen

Macintosh, Andrew

Description

The object of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen in December 2009 was to reach an agreement on a new international legal architecture for addressing anthropogenic climate change post-2012. It failed in this endeavour, producing a political agreement in the form of the Copenhagen Accord. The Accord sets an ambitious goal of holding the increase in the global average surface temperature to below 2°C. This paper describes 45 CO2-only mitigation scenarios that provide an...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/39531
Source: Energy Policy
DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2010.01.034

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Macintosh_Keeping_warming_within_the_2°C_2010.pdf361.07 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  23 August 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator